Daily Trojan, Vol. 22, No. 151, May 26, 1931
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„ editor* o* *h* TrojJn *re r“’ue*t' ' let'or a short con- 10 , at n°on today- MH",H M '^P°»ed 0n ;rcM SOUTHERN A L 1 F O R N I A DAI LYP TROJAN Vol. XXII. Los Angeles, California, Tuesday, May 26, 1931. All Trojan Knights and Squire* are to meet in 234 Student Union st noon today to have measurements taken for sweaters. No. 151 USHARD NEW COAST PRESIDENTS’ HEAD * * ****** ******** **** **** ** hird Annual Aviation Banquet Is Ton ight Student Head f ERNOR TO IVE TALK AT .EGAL EVENT inner to Start at 7:00 at Warner Studios; 600 Bids Sold. Members of the alumni associa-og will unite with students of ie School ot Law this evening at pm, in the annual law banquet i be held at the Warner studios, ore than six hundred bids have let sold, 'wo hundred of which ne taken up by Trojan students. Riy Brockman, president of the cmni association, announced sterday that a radio time sche-ile wtll be used to assure a til-ordered program. Governor imes Rolph Jr., as guest speaker, ill give sn address which will ( broadcast over radio KFWB. Presiding at the dinner will be nn William Green Hale. An-nmcement of new members of * Order of the Coif will be made [ Prof. Stanley Howell. These, ill include one from the alumni aocistion. Prof. Robert Ktngs-IJ, editor of the Law Review, til present the new Review staff, none the new editors are Car-» Minghan, editor; Bdward torido, comments; George Olb-». case notes. Introduction of the Student Bar imatlon will be made by Kred t Howser, outgoing president, lunlcipal judges and others from southern California district wrts as well as a large number ! local lawyers and educators 111 be present. NFANT PICTURES feature wampus "Campus Babies" will show stu-M notables as they appeared W ago, and will be one 'he feature stories in the May IUf ot the Wampus, the last imber to appear on the campus * ^ster. This issue will be alf for sale roday. T1' cov“r, draw n by Harvey shows the outside of a le *1001' niti> the many drawls with which students are wont «»rau blue hooks. Dlr: About budding spring ro-<*s will come to light in Cly-; Zilch’s article ‘'Spring Aimee Amazon and „ Trojan will surprise the ^I8*' hand informa-wout Why girls will pass y th* Pansy Ring, v J l'rl! are wearinK in the ticfe '«rS '8 revlewed in Shoes" by Lou Dorian, professors conform to the i lor <he mis shown mhin IRllt Emotions'* by .. T' ,/>nK' illustrated by >1 albert. A professor of psy-vy 0I1 1,nd., ,hat his students >to 0[ |o‘^" of the defini- ‘torieB that will com- * “Half ^ ■ °f fea,ure *,orl'“B by Lynn Criswell, story of a students' love and “John Senior Women's Honorary Holds Initiation for Nine Students, Two Graduates Nine students and two graduates were initiated into Mortar Board, national senior women’s honorary fraternity, Sunday morning- at the Town House, fashionable apartnicnt-^hotel on Wilshire boulevard. MEDICAL SCHOOL WILL ADD FOURTH YEAR WORK IN’32 Dr. McKibben Announces Change That Will Complete Medicine Courses at S. C. Fourth year work will be added to the School of Medicine at the start of the fall semester in 1932 It was disclosed yesterday by Dr. Paul S. McKibben. This improvement will make the Southern California School of Medicine complete, as the third year will be added at the start of next semester. In commenting on the outlook for the School, Dr. McKibben said: ‘‘On the whole, the outlook for the School of Medicine is bright. All Interested in medical education in Los Angeles are cooperating heartily In an effort to make this school worthy of the opportunity which presents itself in southern California.” The number of freshmen who may enter the first year class Is limited to 54 students, on account of the size of the laboratories available for their instruction. Preference is given to those with good standing in pre-medical work, Clinical work for the third year will be done in the l<os Angeles County General hospital. “There are already applications from several who wish to transfer from other schools in order to take the year in Los Angeles,” said Doctor McKibben. Most of the present year class will register in the third year. Sigma Beta Chi Elects Officers Sigma Beta Chi, national transportation fraternity yesterday held its last meeting of the semester for the purpose of electing officers for the coming year. The following officers were Installed Monday, May 25: president, Lloyd Porter, vice-president, Paul Winget; secretary-treasurer, Harold Carter. This Is one of the few organizations which contacts men in the fraternity with the actual work in the field and which has direct contact with business men. lu addition, each year, the fraternity sponsors a harbor trip. Those initiated were: Mrs. John Whltelock, graduate of the University of Southern California and member of Torch and Tassel, local honorary which went Mortar Board In 1929; Mrs. Margarite Jones, graduate of Washington university and member of a local honorary there which is now Mortar Board; Juanita Wagner, president-elect of W. S. G. A.; Betty McDougall, secretary-elect, A. S. U. S. C.; and Peggy Lavering, vice-president-elect, W. S. G. A. Hazel Redfleld, president-elect of Amazons; Annie Lou Jungquist, president-elect of Y. W. C. A.; Marion Leonard, president-elect of Zeta Phi Eta, national honorary speech fraternity; Juanita Mills, vice-president-elect of Amazons; Margaret Huse, treasurer, W. S. G. A.; and Janet Pelphrey, Y. W. C. A., treasurer-elect, were the other initiates. In the absence of Helen Peterson, president, Virginia Monosmith, vice-president, was in charge of the initiation and break fast, which was held immediately following the Initiations. Miss Marjorie Kelly, district president, who is affiliated with the chapter at Pomona college, was honor guest at the affair, spoke on the respon sibilities assumed by the students who become members in the organization. Miss Betty Sherwood, president of the Pomona chapter was present. Mortar Board elects annually to membership outstanding junior women on the basis of scholarship, 1.5 average required, service and leadership. Old sad new members will meet next Monday at 3:30 p.m. In the W. S. G. A. office to elect new officers and form tentative plans for next year. Outgoing officers are; Helen Peterson, president; Virginia Monosmith, vlce-pres.-dent; Dorothy Beech, secretary; and Alberta Dudley, treasurer. This Friday Last Day To Obtain El Rodeos Cupon No. 30 becomes void on May 29 for obtaining El Rodeo's. Those students holding the tickets after that date will have no other opportunity to get them, according to Mac Morgenthau, business manager-elect. Room 5 will ,be open from !•:50 to 12 and from 1 to 2 p m -Until further notification, those students who have lost their activity' books will be able to call for the Kl Rodeos on June 1. CASH CRISIS THREATENED IN ST. JOHNS Bankers Refuse to Underwrite Deficit of Newfoundland. ST. JOHNS, Newfoundland. May 25—(UP)—The government of Newfoundland, faced with a grave financial crisis, endeavored tonight to ward off default on national bonds. The most critical period of the present difficulty—due to failure to obtain an underwriter for the Newfoundland $8,000,000 five per cent untaxable loan — appeared to be scheduled for tomorrow, when banks will re-open after a holiday. Premier Sir Richard Squires and the finance ministry were w-orking determinedly to avert a more serious situation. but there was considerable nervousness among the public, where It was generally believed that only the aid of the British government could end the crisis. Interjratcrnity Managers Asked To Meet at Noon Athletic managers front all so-clal fraternities are requested to meet in room 322 Student Union today at noon for an important meeting of the Inter-fraternity athletic committee, according to Bud Medbery, chairman, and Andy Anderson. director of intramural sports. Many of the difficulties of the past semester arising from intra mural sports are to be settled at this time and new business pertaining to the program for next semester is to be discussed. “it is very Important that all social fraternities be represented at this meeting as several of them will be involved in the disputes which are to be brought up, and failure of a house to be represented will almost automatically deride the dispute In favor of the house that Is represented,” stated Medbery. W. A. A. TO AWARD HONORS, INSTALL OFFICERS TONIGHT NO BANKERS BID The difficulty arose through failure to obtain underwrite# in Kngland, the United States and Freshman Women Majors are Wl*elate ^Pointed B°d>" by Paul Kiepe, a Irom a 9tudent’s lecture I * Page and many “ hal’ee j°kes com-lablf of contents. the •OSDON 8Urgeon DIES rbert , J 25—(UP)—Sir «d suro,. n i'al1 Waterhouse, ! of j; Hn' died today at the »Charia- a*HOf,1ated with *t «0 Jw 01,11 hospital for al- Skull and Scales to Hold Annual Initiation for Seven at Bant]net Skull and Scales, honorary society at the School of Law ot thf University of Southern California, will hold its annual initiation ceremonies at a banquet this evening, at the Paramoum stu io, , mf>nl gives aid when seven new pledges will become member Don Harwood, Bud Drum, Charles Taylor, George Lawrence, Edward Tuttle, George Henderson, and Fred Howser are the Trojan law students to be initiated, with Judge Ira Thompson and Dean William llreen Hale as new honorary members. Martin Malone is president of the active cliaptei, Francis Tap paan Is vice-president, and Clifford Twably I* secretary. Judge Crail Tappaan, father of the vice- president, was thc founder. Eligibility includes one year of service in such activities as class office, editorial work on the Southern California Law Review and high scholarship. Skull and Scales members also sponsor aud promote the honor system among law studenis, and hold class elections according to strict rules and regulations. Judges, attorneys, and lawyers now active are members ot the collegiate legal bod). Canada. Bids were invited four weeks ago but there were no responses —an unprecedented event in history of Newfoundland's self-government. The closing of lenders for the loan on May 22 resulted in the sending of notice to the Ministry of Finance that no banker had bid for the loan. The next morning thc bank of Montreal declined to accept the government’s checks. The first check was for the railway and dock laborers payroll, amounting to more than $500. ACCOUNT OVERDRAWN Later the government's current account with the bank of Montreal, the official bank, was overdrawn by about $1,250,000. Government checks were refused by the trade on Saturday. After a confernce between the Premier and the Minister of Finance, Instructions were Issued to governmemnt departments to discontinue issuance of checks until further notice. The result was an intensification of consternation among the public. The gravity of the situation caused considerable fear that the i re-openlng of the government savings bank and other banks tomorrow — today was a holiday —would result in runs. CALM FEARS The breathing spell afforded the government today, however, permitted an opportunity to calm Ihe fears of the public and to push efforts for solution of the problem. The most serious phase was that half of the yearly interest of $1,387,00*) due on the government’ bonds on June 30 had not been provided for. Default of this payment appeared to be Inevitable unless the British go\ ern* » hlcb did not seem likely in the immediate future although such aid might be forthcoming later. Hostesses for Annual Spread In Gymnasium. Installation of officers and the awarding of emblems will follow a dance recital to be presented by Miss Ruth Price's dancing class tonight when the W. A. A. members have their spread in the gym nasium at 5:30 with the freshman women physical education majors acting as hostesses. The emblem awards will be given for basketball, handball, tennis, baseball and dancing. The W. A. A. cabinet for the next year will be announced by Mary Jane Lemere, W. A. A. presidentelect. The recital will take place at 7:30 ln the dance studio, Immediately following the spread. OanceB to be given are: Tragedy, by Bessie McCollum, Scirabine No. 5 by Gretchen Mayer, and Pas de Deux, by Yuxze Lee Harrison and Bessie McCollum. Frolic, Vintage, Joy, Pavanne, and Scirabine No. lo ate group dances and will be given by members chosen from Miss Price's dancing class. JUNIOR HONORARY TO INITIATE SOON Spring initiation and banquet of SpookB and Spokes, Junior women's honorary, will be held Wednesday evening at 5:30 at the Town HouBe. The formal ceremony will take place in the oak room, followed by the election of next year's officers. Lenore Rathbun, president. will officiate during the evening. At the conclusion of the Initiatory service, dinner will be served. honoring new members. Outstanding women interested In student body activities have been in vlted tn attend the ceremony and banquet. All arrangements have NATIONAL DEBT I been made through Ruth The falling customs revenue and Byerley. vlce-piesl en . » decline tn expoit trade added to the difficulties. The national debt totals $t0,315,000 for a population of 265,000. British underwriters hate not taken Newfoundland loans since the present government took “*• flee in November I!*-*, AIR INDUSTRY LEADERS ARE ON PROGRAM Alpha Eta Rho Sponsors Affair in Student Union Social Hall. Opportunity will be given stu. dents Interested In aviation lo meet some of the most outsland Ing men In the air Industry this evening al the «'-•■rd annual aviation banquet, siifhsored by Alpha Eta Rho, which Is to be held at 6:30 in the social hall of Ihe Student. Union tonight. On the program are Dean Reid L. McClung of the College of Com> merce who will give a short talk, Dr. Karl W. Hill, head of the aviation department, who will be toastmaster. and H. D. Campbell of the accounting department. James Woolley, formerly traffic manager of the Western Air Express and coauthor with Dr. Hill of the first text book on commercial aviation, will also give a short speech, AVIATORS TO ATTEND A number of outstanding aviation men have been Invited and are expected to be present. Among them are Jack Maddux, founder e# the Maddux Air Llne-s and vice-president of the T transcontinental anil Western Air express; Jack Northrup, builder of the JOE BURCHAM plane Alpha, which has created a sensation in commercial aviation because of Its speed and practicability In carrying express and mall; Donald Douglas, president of the Douglas company of Santa Monica; Harry Wletzel, manager of the Douglas company; Thomas Hamilton, president of Ihe Hamilton Standard Steel Propeller company; Col. Alfred Harnltz, dlrec tor of the Los Angeles Municipal Airport; Major C. (.’, Mosley, manager of (lie Curtis-Wright company of Glendale; and William filbbs MacAdoo, onetime secretary of the treasury, and prominent l.»s Angeles attorney. Short talks will be given by a number of the guests of honor; of Glendale; aud William Giggs Lelniach of l'nion Oil company; C. W. Heck und James Couslus of Transcontinental and Western Air; and Lleuteuants Eaton B. Koger and C. (j. Duncan who are connected with the aviation work of the United States Navy at Han Diego. Francis Bushard, shown above, was elected president of the Pacific Student Presdlents association at the convention In Phoenix last Saturday. LUPESCU FIGHTS FOR POSITION ON CAROL’S THRONE Report Favorite Seeks to Rival Du Barry in Ruman ia. PARIS, May 25—(UP) — Rumors were circulated In diplomatic elides today that Mme. Magda Lu-pescu was fighting for a place on the throne of Rumania beside King Carol Ii, with whom she lived In exile In France. Coincident wllh unconfirmed dispatches repotting that Princess Helene, divorced wife of Carol, had been "expelled” from the royal family of Rumania, it was said that the red haired Mme. Lu-pescu had been so successful In her effort to establish herself In a powerful position at Bucharest that betting odds were In her favor. The diplomats, however, were quick to polnI out the many ob Blades which she would be forced to overcome before she could win a crown or even a recognized position in Bucharest, as a royal favorite such as du Barry and Pompadour have done in the past. She is the daughter of a Jewish peddler, and there Is a strong anti Semitic feeling in Rumania. Senior Presents Recital Tonight A senior piano recital will be given by Lllla Bones, at Touchstone theater, «: 15 tonight. A pupil of Mis. Adelaide Trowbridge Perry, professor of piano at the School of Music, she will be assisted by John Ferguson, baritone, and Margery Wright, hlH> accompanist Several of the numbers lo be presented are: ‘‘Prelude In B Flat;” "Sonnato Numbei 8" by Beethoven; "Isle of Shadows," and "Arabesque Number 2” by Debussy. Sigma Sigma Chooses Jack Green As President for Coming Term Jack (Jreen, at an election of officers yesterday, was chosen president of Sigma Slgma, all university Junior men's honorary fraternity, while Ames Ciawford was elected vice-president, and Morton Morehouse was elected as secret ary-treasurer. jan Squires iu his sophomore yesr, Is a member of Blue Key, and Slgma Chl, social fraternity, Ames Crawford, varsity debate squad, was a candidate for student body president in the recent election and is a member of Kappa Sigma, social fraternity. Editor of the 1X31 El Itodeo, as w il as diversified activities, Morton Jack i Morehouse, Phi Sigma Kappa. Is With the announcement of the new officers. John Dorfner, president, offered his congratulations Ann (o the organization upon their choice of officers who will assume the responsibilities of furthering FALLS TO DEATH | the advancement of the fraternity SAN FRANCISCO. May 2."> — upon the campus. (l'P) Slipping as he leaned out I The three men choseu to dl-of a window of his jeweler's shop j ,-ect the activities of organisation today, Alfred A. Ijizarus. 6*. broth j are all prominent Juniors, er ot Municipal Judge Sylvaln Lar i ()ro< n varsity football aenior man | one of Ihe outstanding men in arus fell five slorles lo his death. | ager rd as a member ol Tro I the junior class ASSOCIATION PICKS TROJAN UNANIMOUSLY Student Body Presidents Choose New S. C. Leader for Highest Office, Frauds Rushard. A. S. U. S. C. president-elect was elected president of Ihe Pacific Student Presidents association by unanimous Acclaim at the annual convention held during the past week-end at the University ot Arizona. Lewis (lough, who returned from flirt parley with Bushard yesterday, brought news of Ine election to this campus. More than fifty colleges in California, Oregon. Washington, Alia-ona. Nevada, Montana, Idaho, New Mexico. I'tah, Wyoming, and Colorado are members of the association. The duties of Bushard, aa president, will be to keep a continual rontact with presidents of the member colleges, to direct tha correspondence, reports, and aur. veya of the association, and to take charge of the aunual convention which will be held in 1932 on the If. C. L. A. campus. Other newly-elected officers ara Kelly Nemeck, Unlvtrslty of Arlg-ona, vice-president; and Wally Howe, University of Washington, secretary-treasurer. Lewis Gough, retiring president of the A. S. U. S. C., is also retiring as vice-president of the Pacific Student Presidents association. The business of blie convention Included discussion groups on student government, led by Stern Altshuler of California; on publications, led by Gough; and on general student body problems, led by (lerfon Viereck of Washington. Social affairs of Ihe convention Included a seml-formal dance at the Pioneer hotel. Tucson, a dance at the “Blue Moon.” a thea* ter party, and a barbecue and rodeo at Mesquite, Mexico, Thirty^ eight delegates attended the con* ventlon. QUILL MEMBERS MEET TOMORROW Formally pledging this semeater'a andidates for membership, tha Quill club's last gathering w 111 be a luncheon loinorrow in the Cottsgt Tea room, at. 12. Following the pledging of Rachael Gordon, Audrey lieymer, Dorothy I.andlne, Janet Bolton, Cecily Hilton, and Marybeth Fyle, William Steahlln will be initiated. The new officers who are Josephine Long, president; Professor Clutke, vice-president; Alice Dem-eret, recording secretary; Rosemary Lick, corresponding secretary and DeWitt Miller, treasurer, who were installed at a recent meeting of the dub, will act as the executive body in conducting the business for the remainder of thla semester. Voting Members of Legislative Council Hold Dinner Tonight Preceding their final meeting of voting members of the Legislative council for the past year will have dinner at ti p.m. loday In 322 Student Union. Following the dinner, at 7:30, both voting and ex-officio members of the council will meet in 418 Studeut Union. Semester reports will be due from all leaders of student activities. organizations, aud publications who are members of the council. Lewis Uough, retiring president, will turn over his gavel to Francis Bushard. All membera of tlie council for next year will be introduced
|Title||Daily Trojan, Vol. 22, No. 151, May 26, 1931|
|Description||Daily Trojan, Vol. 22, No. 151, May 26, 1931.|
|Contributing entity||University of Southern California|
„ editor* o* *h*
TrojJn *re r“’ue*t' ' let'or a short con-
10 , at n°on today-
MH",H M '^P°»ed 0n ;rcM
A L 1 F O R N I A
DAI LYP TROJAN
Los Angeles, California, Tuesday, May 26, 1931.
All Trojan Knights and Squire* are to meet in 234 Student Union st noon today to have measurements taken for sweaters.
USHARD NEW COAST PRESIDENTS’ HEAD
* * ****** ******** **** **** ** hird Annual Aviation Banquet Is Ton ight
f ERNOR TO IVE TALK AT .EGAL EVENT
inner to Start at 7:00 at Warner Studios; 600 Bids Sold.
Members of the alumni associa-og will unite with students of ie School ot Law this evening at pm, in the annual law banquet i be held at the Warner studios, ore than six hundred bids have let sold, 'wo hundred of which ne taken up by Trojan students. Riy Brockman, president of the cmni association, announced sterday that a radio time sche-ile wtll be used to assure a til-ordered program. Governor imes Rolph Jr., as guest speaker, ill give sn address which will ( broadcast over radio KFWB. Presiding at the dinner will be nn William Green Hale. An-nmcement of new members of * Order of the Coif will be made [ Prof. Stanley Howell. These, ill include one from the alumni aocistion. Prof. Robert Ktngs-IJ, editor of the Law Review, til present the new Review staff, none the new editors are Car-» Minghan, editor; Bdward torido, comments; George Olb-». case notes.
Introduction of the Student Bar imatlon will be made by Kred t Howser, outgoing president, lunlcipal judges and others from southern California district wrts as well as a large number ! local lawyers and educators 111 be present.
"Campus Babies" will show stu-M notables as they appeared W ago, and will be one 'he feature stories in the May IUf ot the Wampus, the last imber to appear on the campus
* ^ster. This issue will be alf for sale roday.
T1' cov“r, draw n by Harvey
shows the outside of a le *1001' niti> the many drawls with which students are wont «»rau blue hooks.
Dlr: About budding spring ro-<*s will come to light in Cly-; Zilch’s article ‘'Spring Aimee Amazon and „ Trojan will surprise the ^I8*' hand informa-wout Why girls will pass y th* Pansy Ring, v J l'rl! are wearinK in the
ticfe '«rS '8 revlewed in
Shoes" by Lou Dorian, professors conform to the i lor